Lock Jaw TMJ

Can TMJ dysfunction cause my jaw to lock?

October 13th, 2021

The star of TMJ dysfunction is the jaw joint, which is known in medical circles as the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). This joint is supported by a cast of soft tissue structures, including ligaments, muscles and cartilage. Now that we know the players in this drama, let’s answer the question posed by our title.  Yes. TMJ

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Neck and Jaw Pain

What is causing my neck and jaw pain?

January 11th, 2021

There are many issues that can cause a combination of neck and jaw pain, and these issues are far more common than you might think.  One study reports that up to 70% of neck problems may be related to problems with your temporomandibular joint (TMJ). To people who aren’t medical professionals, the TMJ is known

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